Fuel market of Central and Eastern Europe  

Listen on-demand webinar to hear about latest market trends in Eastern Europe, how the crisis impact oil market and how it is expected to develop going forward.

During this webinar, our speakers discussed following:

  • Russia’s contribution to new OPEC+ deal
  • LPG export flows in Central & Eastern Europe
  • Motor fuels market in Poland
  • Regional oil and petroleum products market vs. the global trends

Webinar language​ - English! 


  • Russia and Europe in the context of the global crisis. Sofya Donets, CFA, economist, Russia & CIS, Renaissance Capital
  • Russian oil market against the current situation on the Global market. Irina Avetisyan, Oil Market Analyst, Refinitiv
  • LPG market trends: FSU region and Eastern Europe. Damir Khalmetov, LPG reporter, Thomson Reuters  
  • Fuel market in Poland. Adam Sikorski. President of the Management Board, UNIMOT 

Webinar info

  • Format

    Audio recording
  • Topic

    Fuel market of Central and Eastern Europe  


Irina Avetisyan, Oil Market Analyst, Refinitiv

Irina is a market analyst at Refinitiv with a primary focus on fundamentals of the oil industry and market analysis for Russia, oil marine and pipeline infrastructure, and economics aspects of the industry. Irina holds a degree in Economic Geography and International relations from Lomonosov Moscow State University. Irina has been working for Refinitiv since 2013.

Damir Khalmetov, LPG reporter, Thomson Reuters  


Degree of the bachelor received in 2000 in Azerbaijan State Oil Academy (Baku, Azerbaijan) for speciality “Economy and management in fuel and energy industry”.
Degree of the master received in 2004 in Russian State University of Oil and Gas (Moscow, Russia) for speciality “Economics of firm in oil and gas industry”.
In 2004-2010 worked as the analyst in “Vergen Group” consulting company (Moscow, Russia), was engaged in the analysis of oil and oil products market, wrote articles, reports and comments for company magazines – Russian fuel market, Moscow fuel market and others. Since 2010 to the present time works in representative office of Thomson Reuters in Moscow as the expert of LPG market.

Sofya Donets, CFA, Director, Russia & CIS economist, Renaissance Capital 


Sofya brings over 10 years of experience in financial and macroeconomic analysis. In her most recent role as Head of the Regional Analysis Division at the Central Bank of Russia, she led the Bank of Russia’s regional economic units restructuring project and regional outreach programme, communicating with media, market participants and businesses. 
She is a Certified Financial Analyst.


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